Hollywood crews will strike on Monday if new contract deal is not reached with producers

Donna Young of IATSE Local 700 Motion Picture Editors Guild, writes a message of fair wages for all on a union members car during a rally at the Motion Picture Editors Guild IATSE Local 700 on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. Myung J. Chun | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images After …

Restaurants add only 29,000 new jobs in September, even as wages creep higher

A Now Hiring sign at a Dunkin’ restaurant on September 21, 2021 in Hallandale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images The restaurant industry’s unemployment rate fell to 7.5% in September but remains well above pre-pandemic levels, providing another worrying sign that the labor crunch isn’t going to disappear anytime soon. Food services and drinking places …

Off-screen Hollywood workers authorize a strike with 98% of voting IATSE members

Donna Young of IATSE Local 700 Motion Picture Editors Guild, writes a message of fair wages for all on a union members car during a rally at the Motion Picture Editors Guild IATSE Local 700 on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. Myung J. Chun | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images Hollywood’s …